Title: Exultabunt Domino Ossa Humilitata. Spanish Manuscript Antiphonary on Vellum for the Choir of the Church of Hermua, 1782
Author: Fr. Pablo de Onraita
A late 18th century Spanish manuscript antiphonary, produced on vellum by Fr. Pablo de Onraita, in the city of Eibar. The manuscript was produced at the expensive of one Juan Bautista de Irusia Cura, and the Beneficiary of Hermua, for the choir of the Church of Hermua, now known today as Ermua.
There is musical notation throughout, the script primarily written in black ink, with initials in red. The verso of the final leaf contains details on the production of the antiphonary.
This antiphonary is present in its original, impressive leather binding, with small metal bosses to the covers.
One manuscript in elephant folio (57.5 x 38.5 cm), 64 leaves vellum
This manuscript is in good shape, with some rubbing and wear to the binding, more to the spine and hinges. There are several closed tears, with staining and soiling throughout.